Activities for Kids at Rookin House
Max of 5 adults per trip
or 8 small children
Fully versatile, this 8 wheeled, skid steer, amphibious all terrain vehicle is roomy enough for 5 adults or 8 small children to enjoy the ultimate off road experience. As the passengers you will be amazed as you are driven skilfully round natural obstacles including riverbanks and a lake, in a real life roller coaster ride.
£59.00 per trip – a 15 minute out of this world journey.
For adults and children 8yrs+
There is a varied and challenging assault course in the grounds of Rookin House. The session usually takes about 1 hour and you will be given a demonstrative safety brief at each element before you take on each other or the other team! The assault course can be incorporated in to a team building event by giving you an extra challenge e.g. a stretcher to navigate round but don’t harm your casualty…
Price on application as depends on duration and group size.
Children's Birthday Parties
Let us take the stress away and organise your child's birthday party for you. We can offer themed parties for the ultimate birthday adventure, from Para Package, to Troop Tasks, Cowboys & Indians to All Terrain Adventure.
Package prices start at £150.00
Also see details of our Pony Parties
The family fishing pond is ideal for beginners and children. The fishing pitches are on a pond, which is well stocked with rainbow trout, so, with a little skill, you could catch your dinner! All fishing tackle and bait are provided.
£12.50 equipment hire and bait or £8.50 with own rod and line
Trout prices: £3.50 per lb, average size ¾ lb.
Indoors - Min height limit 4’7” (1.4m) and Min age 14 years
The Lake Districts only indoor Rally Cross circuit. Sessions organised as 5 practise laps and a series of 10 lap races. These latest Honda powered karts allow you to put your foot down hard to the floor and test your driving ability to the full! As you get faster the earth track gets slippier and if that’s not for you just take your time.
£18.50 per person for 25 laps
£22.50 per person for 35 laps
£26.50 per person for 45 laps
Minimum age 8 years
Experience the beauty of the Lakeland countryside and its changing seasons from the back of a horse. We can arrange rides to suit you from 1 hour to a full day. Rookin house has a wide variety of options for both trekking and riding lessons.
£30.00 per person for 1 hour trek
£42.50 per person for 1 ½ hour trek
£55.00 per person for 2 hour trek
£65.00 per person for 2 ½ hours
£75.00 per person for 3 hours
£125.00 per person for all Day (experienced riders only)
Accompanied Private Lead Rein 2yrs+
£27.50 per person 30minutes - a staff member will be with you (for under twos you will need an adult to walk along side)
extra riders lead by an adult are £17.50 per person 30 minutes -
£28.00 per person for 30 mins £48.00 per person for 1 hour 1:1 instruction
£24.50 per person for 30 mins £42.50 per person for 1 hour 1:2 instruction
For our regular riders our group lessons are £30.00 per person
We offer private rides for any duration from 1 hour to a full day.
1:1 £47.50 per hour, 1:2 £42.50 per person per hour. Perfect for a special occasion (we have had people propose on horse back) or for advanced or very nervous riders.
See details of our horsey group activities here Pony Parties
Human Bowling - not available atm due to covid-19
Age and height guidelines – 8 years+ and 3’7”+
One player climbs into the ball. He or she is then strapped securely into the seat by a body harness. The other players roll the ball at pins situated 15 feet away, knocking over as many as possible. “It’s ten pin bowling – live!”
£9.50 per person (minimum group size 4, maximum 10)
50cc machines, 6-11 years.
hese smaller quads give younger children a chance to experience off road driving. At 6yrs old though, unless they are big for their age the children will physically struggle so please bear that in mind. If you would like to discuss the suitability of the mini quad driving for 6 & 7yr olds please do not hesitate to contact us on 017684 83561. Children over 12 years can join these treks, however, they are taken out in consideration of the least capable rider.
£22.50 per person for 20 minutes
Tel: 017684 83561